[plaz-muh-sfeer] /ˈplæz məˌsfɪər/
a region of cool surrounding the earth, extending 8000–25,000 miles (13,000–40,000 km) into space, and bounded by the plasmapause.
- Plasma tail
plasma tail See under tail.
noun, Biochemistry. 1. . noun, Biochemistry. 1. a blood constituent necessary for clotting, the absence of which is characterized by a hemophilialike condition. Christmas factor n. See factor IX.
- Plasma thromboplastin antecedent
plasma thromboplastin antecedent n. Abbr. PTA See factor XI.
[plaz-muh] /ˈplæz mə/ noun 1. Anatomy, Physiology. the liquid part of blood or lymph, as distinguished from the suspended elements. 2. Cell Biology. . 3. . 4. a green, faintly translucent chalcedony. 5. Physics. a highly ionized gas containing an approximately equal number of positive ions and electrons. /ˈplæzmə/ noun 1. the clear yellowish fluid […]